Becoming a Physiotherapist

Christopher McKenna, Cath Wright

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According to the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy, Physiotherapy helps to restore movement and function when someone is affected by injury, illness or disability . This book provides a practi-cal approach for those considering physiotherapy as a career. Dispelling the myths about physio-therapy, Chris McKenna, Cath Wright and experienced physiotherapists explore current practice and introduce the reader to a range of innovations in modern physiotherapy training and practice. The reader is taken on a journey from their initial enquiry about this essential profession, to the point at which they consider the direction of their first graduate post. Information is provided to en-able a prospective student to access a suitable course and negotiate the application process. They are presented with advice from experienced educators on how to get the most from their ac-ademic and practice placement opportunities. This text culminates in the consideration of the vari-ety of career opportunities available for the successful graduates."
Original languageEnglish
PublisherBPP Learning Media
Number of pages200
ISBN (Print)9781509707621
Publication statusPublished - 10 Mar 2017


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